8-Hour In-Service Annual Training for Security Guards

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ABOUT THE COURSE

The department of criminal justice requires that all security guards/officers must complete an 8-Hour Annual In-service Training Course for Security Guards every year. This program is designed to meet current training needs and refresh or update guards in changes in the security field. The guard must complete this course as a prerequisite for renewal of his or her guard registration.

PURPOSE OF THIS COURSE

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The 8 Hour Annual in service training is intended to provide security officers with updated, enhanced information on: The Role of The Security Officer, Legal Rights & Limitations, Emergency Situations, Report Writing, Terrorism, Communications, Public Relations, Access Control and Code of Ethics for Security Guards.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING WITH YOU

  • A picture ID (Must be either government issued or school issued)
  • Your Social Security Number
  • Payment (cash, credit card, money order ONLY)
  • No. 2 pencil and notebook

LEARNING OUTCOME

  • The Role of The Security Officer
  • Legal Rights & Limitations
  • Emergency Situations
  • Report Writing, Terrorism
  • Communications
  • Public Relations
  • Access Control
  • Code of Ethics for Security Guards.

TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The 8 Hour Annual In-Service Training Course must be completed each calendar year you hold a security guard registration as a required prerequisite for the renewal of your NYS Security Guard Registration Card. Registration is issued for two years. Therefore, you must complete two 8 Hour Annual In-Service Training courses within that period to be eligible for renewal.

Students are required to complete 100% of the course and actively participate in all learning activities.